The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 38 69 46
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 34 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.26% 1.91% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 1.93% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 20
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £35,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,050 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
636 829 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.45% 99.04% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 576 718 534
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 38 (64.41%) C#
1 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) .NET
3 26 (44.07%) Java
4 24 (40.68%) MVC
5 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
6 22 (37.29%) HTML
6 22 (37.29%) Scrum
7 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
8 17 (28.81%) CSS
8 17 (28.81%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
10 15 (25.42%) PHP
10 15 (25.42%) Python
10 15 (25.42%) Games
11 14 (23.73%) C++
12 12 (20.34%) User Experience
13 11 (18.64%) SDLC
13 11 (18.64%) TDD
13 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.64%) Ruby
14 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (15.25%) DevOps
15 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
16 8 (13.56%) Degree
16 8 (13.56%) Finance
16 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
17 7 (11.86%) HTML5
17 7 (11.86%) jQuery

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) JBoss
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.69%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) NUnit
5 1 (1.69%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (25.42%) Games
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) .NET
2 22 (37.29%) HTML
3 17 (28.81%) CSS
4 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
7 7 (11.86%) HTML5
7 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 7 (11.86%) XML
8 6 (10.17%) J2EE
8 6 (10.17%) Spring
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (8.47%) Node.js
10 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.78%) Ajax
10 4 (6.78%) WCF
11 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.08%) Web Services
11 3 (5.08%) WinForms
11 3 (5.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Informatics
4 2 (3.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
1 5 (8.47%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) MVC
3 22 (37.29%) Scrum
4 11 (18.64%) SDLC
4 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.64%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) DevOps
6 5 (8.47%) OO
6 5 (8.47%) OOP
6 5 (8.47%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.08%) BDD
8 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.08%) Graceful Degradation
8 3 (5.08%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.08%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (5.08%) Web Usability
9 2 (3.39%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) C#
2 26 (44.07%) Java
3 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
4 17 (28.81%) SQL
5 15 (25.42%) PHP
5 15 (25.42%) Python
6 14 (23.73%) C++
7 11 (18.64%) Ruby
8 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
9 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.78%) VB
11 3 (5.08%) R
12 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.69%) C
12 1 (1.69%) Delphi
12 1 (1.69%) Perl
12 1 (1.69%) Scala
12 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) TOWER Software
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Sybase
4 3 (5.08%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) RedGate
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
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